TRUCK: HEAVY RIGID (HR) HEAVY Rigid Truck or Bus Driver Training (Synchromesh Gearbox or ROADRANGER GEARBOX) TRAINING: $260 / Lesson LESSONS 2 HOURS DURATION PRACTICAL TEST: $415 Definition of an Heavy Rigid Truck or Bus Heavy Rigid (HR) A bus or truck (including a prime mover or a mobile crane) over 8t GVM with more than 2 axles. Any towed trailer must not weigh more than 9 tonne GVM. Also includes trucks and buses in LR & HR licence categories. An articulated bus (a bus that can bend in the middle). ROADRANGER GEAR BOX – will give you an open licence which is required by many transport companies, also many mines require an open licence to gain access to their mines. Requirements to obtain a HR Truck or Bus Licence Must have held a Car Licence for at least 24 months (2 Years) or MR for 12 months. Complete a theory test at a Qld Transport center -10 questions – (can practice on line at www.transport.qld.gov.au). Become competent with the vehicle (6-10 hours average/competency based). Pass a practical driving test at QLD Transport usually using our vehicle.